ND COVID-19: 1 death, 114 new cases Monday | Prairie Public Broadcasting

ND COVID-19: 1 death, 114 new cases Monday

Aug 31, 2020

One more individual has passed away with COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide death toll to 143.

The patient was a man in his 50s from Grand Forks County. He had underlying health conditions.

Additionally, 114 new individuals from 23 counties have also tested positive for the novel coronavirus, bringing the new statewide positive total to 11,816. These results are from a pool of 1,920 tests for a daily positive rate of 5.94 percent.

29 new cases were found in Burleigh County, 16 in Cass County, and 14 in Grand Forks County. There were ten new cases found in Stark County, nine in Morton County, and eight in Stutsman County. Five new cases were found in Barnes County. Four were found in McKenzie County. Sargent, Sioux, Traill and Williams County each had two new cases. Benson, Billings, Emmons, Hettinger, McLean, Nelson, Pembina, Ramsey, Richland, Rolette, and Towner Counties each had one new case apiece.

To date, 471,211 tests have been administered for COVID-19. 201,761 unique individuals have been tested.

There are 70 people currently hospitalized.

There have been 9,292 recoveries. This leaves 2,378 active confirmed cases.